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Why Gaudiya Vaishnavas chant the Mahamantra from oppsite direction?

As the present Shankaracharya of Puri Govardhan Math, Swami Nischalananda Saraswati ji has said in one of his videos the order was reversed so that women and Shudras could be initiated into it. https:/...
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How valid is this verse regarding chanting mantras for 108 times?

The ancient scriptures mention 108 energy lines or nadis converging to form the heart or anahata chakra. Chanting or doing meditation with mantras 108 times is believed to help align these energy ...
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Why Gaudiya Vaishnavas chant the Mahamantra from oppsite direction?

๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฒ๐˜…๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€ ๐—ด๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป ๐—ฏ๐˜† ๐—ผ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€ ๐˜„๐—ต๐—ผ ๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ด๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—บ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฟ๐—ฎ ๐˜„๐—ฎ๐˜€ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ด๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฟฤซ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ล›ลซ๐—ฑ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ๐—ต...
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Why Gaudiya Vaishnavas chant the Mahamantra from oppsite direction?

In Caitanya Caritamrta, it is mentioned that some Brahmins claimed that the maha mantra cannot be chanted by non-Brahmins. So Caitanya Mahaprabhu, the founder of Gaudiya Vaishnavism, reversed it so it ...
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Who is the wife of Karanodakshayi Vishnu and Garbhodakshayi Vishnu in the Gaudiya Vaishnava sect?

Hare Krishna It's nothing complicated. Goddess Laksmi is the eternal consert of Narayana but in the form Karanodhaksyayi Visnu she is with Him in the form of His internal potency instead of being ...
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From where can I get Mrtyunjaya Tantra / Mrtyu-Sanjaya Tantra book?

Have you noticed all the Vaishnava tantras seem to disappear? I am sure they are all hidden somewhere they just aren't getting published and disseminated. This covert hiddenness of the Vaishnava is ...
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